According to, Patrick Gower David Shearer has be confirmed in the leadership vote this morning.
There’s no sign of the voting numbers yet but this offers certainty going into 2014. Let’s hope he shows some steel in his reshuffle and puts together the best team to take it to the tories in 2014.
Congratulations David, now it’s time to do the hard yards.
Update: Stuff reports an “overwhelming” majority.